Henry James, "The Altar of the Dead"
Suggested Supplimental Materials:
1. Robert Burton, "The Anatomy of Melancholy"
2. Items of various scents.
3. Clara Rockmore playing "The Swan" (Saint-SaŽns) on the theremin.
T. S. Eliot, "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock"
Jeanne Siegel, "Art Talk: The Early 80's" (excerpts: What Makes Art Political? with Leon Golub and Hans Haacke)
Suggested Additional Reading:
Alan Wallach, "Exhibiting Contradiction: Essays on the Art Museum in the United States" (excerpt: Revisionism has Transformed Art History but not Museums)
Edgar Allen Poe, "The Purloined Letter"